RCAC Weekly Newsletter
GOP Picnic Sponsored by West Deer, Indiana, Richland, Pine, O'Hara Committees July 23

Food, Pig Roast, Beverages, Games, Entertainment. 


When: July 23,  2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

WHERE: Trout Grove in Deer Lakes Park, 1090 Bailey Run Rd, Tarentum 15084. 

CONTACT: RSVP WDRepublicans@gmail.com
Lenny McAllister Fundraiser July 26

Fawn Walker-Montgomery Dance Fundraiser July 30

Penn Hills Republican Committee Summer Picnic July 30

The Penn Hills Republican Committee Summer picnic will be held SaturdayJuly 30, 2016 at Universal Memorial Park, located Schott Grove (2600 Victoria Court 15235) from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

They will have great food, basket raffles and fine speakers.
Ross Republican Picnic August 23

Young Republicans vs Young Democrats Paintball Battle August 28

Plum & Penn Hills Republican Committees Golf Event October 1
Proceeds benefit Plum & Penn Hills Republican Committees

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm
3 Lakes Golf Course
Saltsburg Road, Penn Hills, PA

Bring friends, family and join us for golf, prizes and lunch with a Special Guest Speaker.  Seats are limited.

TRUMP 2016 representative will be onsite for promo items and answer questions.  Thank you for supporting our local and national candidates.

Golf & Lunch $85 / Lunch only $25 / Tee Sponsor $125

Make checks payable to "Plum Republican Committee"
Mail to: 6553 Saltsburg Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Questions call Mike Dell 412-977-7282
Young Republicans of Allegheny County Press Release

CONTACT: Anissa Coury
WEBSITE:  www.yrac.org
TWITTER: @AlleghenyYRs


"The Young Republicans of Allegheny County were honored to host South Carolina Senators Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott who were in Pennsylvania yesterday working to keep the Republican majority in the United State Senate", said Anissa Coury, Chairwoman of the Young Republican of Allegheny County.

"Since the day of his election, Senator Toomey has kept his commitments to the people of Pennsylvania. He was elected to be fiscally responsible.  He has kept his word.  He was elected to help create jobs and he has kept his word. I am so proud to be a part of the effort to keep our commitment to him," said Coury.

"Pat Toomey needs to be sent back to Washington to represent Pennsylvania, and to make certain in January that the Republicans control the Senate for the 115th Congress.  I know everyone who joined us on Tuesday will be out there working tirelessly until election day.  The Young Republicans of Allegheny County provide much more than campaign volunteers and staff to the Republican Party.  We are out there every day helping to build our base.  We are recruiting new committee people, and candidates.  If you want to get active in local politics and help your community, the Republican Party is the party for you."

Councilwoman Sue Means needs your help with 
'In God We Trust' Petition Drive
Please support the effort to place our National Motto, "In God We Trust," in the Council Chambers of the Allegheny County
Courthouse by signing a petition at RCAC headquarters and or circulating a petition yourself. 

The framers of Allegheny County  County's Home Rule Charter made provisions for citizen-led initiatives.  Twenty thousand signatures are needed to place  this referendum question on the November 8th ballot. 

Petitions need notarized and returned by August 5.
To obtain a petition contact Rich Majewski at 412-867-5847 or email: inspiredbaseball@gmail.com
Volunteers Needed
We would love for you to come and volunteer!
  • Phone banking
  • Literature drops
  • Stuffing envelopes
  • Door to door with our representatives
PA GOP is starting to knock on doors for the Toomey and Trump campaigns. It is a great way to get involved this summer. Recent polling has shown a tight race in Pennsylvania; we can be the tipping point.

If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering, please contact Amanda Boris at aboris@pagop.org or 724-288-2875  
Inform RCAC of Upcoming Events
Between now and the fall General Election, there will be many community events such as parades, community days, and festivals happening thorough out Allegheny County.   RCAC would like to partner with the local committees, and candidate campaigns in ensuring a presence at these events.  We believe this is an excellent opportunity to recruit volunteers and committee members, distribute candidate information, and register individuals to vote. If you are aware of any upcoming events, please email the details to John Schnaedter at Director@rcac.net.
Republican Committee of Allegheny County Internship
Location: Green Tree, PA
Position: Part Time / Unpaid. Compensation is available for travel.  
The Republican Committee of Allegheny County is currently looking for motivated, politically interested individuals for internships. Initially, the position will require 15-20 hours a week. Certain weeks will require more time than others, depending on the political schedule. This is a great opportunity to build valuable campaign experience and establish long lasting relationships in the world of Pennsylvania politics. 

 Duties will include:
  • Coordinating events
  • Voter Contact / community outreach
  • Attending local events
  • Assisting office and campaigns
  • Research
  • Social media
  • General office tasks

Please email your resume to:

John Schnaedter

Executive Director


Words of Wisdom

"[Welfare programs] major evil is their effect on the fabric of our society. They weaken the family; reduce the incentive to work, save, and innovate; reduce the accumulation of capital; and limit our freedom. These are the fundamental standards by which they should be judged."   

- Milton & Rose Friedman. Free to Choose: A Personal Statement (p. 127). 

Trivia Question

Which former GOP candidate DID speak at the Republican National Convention at Cleveland, Ohio this week?

A. Scott Walker
B. Rand Paul
C. Carly Fiorina
D. Mike Huckabee
RCAC Needs Your Support
RCAC is the voice of the Republican Party in Allegheny County providing guidance and support to candidates and volunteers. RCAC maintains an office space and staff year-round. Our goals include increasing the registration of Republican voters and assist in electing Republicans to office. To donate please click on the "Donate" button on the top menu bar at our web site at www.rcac.net or make out a check to "RCAC" and send to Republican Committee of Allegheny County, 100 Fleet Street Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15220.  We would encourage all Republicans to please consider assisting us with financial support.  
Where Do Your Dollars Go?
  • Cost and maintenance of the RCAC Headquarters office
  • Technology: Phones, Computers, Website, Facebook outreach
  • Education & Services to Voters and Candidates
  • Training for Candidates and volunteers
  • Providing Caucuses, Assemblies, and Meetings as mandated by State Law, and our RCAC By-laws
Trivia Answer
Answer:  A - Scott Walker spoke at the Republican National Convention and endorsed Donald Trump